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Metropolitan

€€ - €€€, Cafe, European
Warmoesstraat 135A | 100 Meter From Dam Squar, 1012 JB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
+31 20 330 1955
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“gelato” (31 reviews)
“ice cream” (65 reviews)
“brownie” (12 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
Dutch, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
Warmoesstraat 135A | 100 Meter From Dam Squar, 1012 JB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Passed by the metropolitan while hanging out for a quick dessert and chose to have a fruit stick dipped in white chocolate... the staff gave me fruit stick dipped in dark chocolate. When i reminded her that my order was white and not dark her...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank EZ_Leb
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

First of all, thank you for your review. Second, we are really sad to hear about your experience. Of course their can be a misunderstanding, but this shoudn't result in wrong behaviour. We hope you got your right fruitstick and that their wasn't a further...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

We happened upon the Metropolitan in Amsterdam and I couldn't help but spurge. They offer typical dutch waffles, pancakes, poffriches in addition to amazing gelato and international pastries. I loved my cannoli, Gin Tonic sorbet, coffee, and Dutch apple pie. Good luck with self control...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Katie G
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

haha thank you for this review! We always hope that people lose their self-control in the store ;) It's nice to hear such wonderfull words about our products and store. That always makes us happy. We hope to welcome you again in the future and...More

Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Love this place, it is unique and has a great variety of healthy options, as well as lots of delicious sweet options. Will definitely return!More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Kathryn654
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Thank you so much for this review. We always try to innovate in our products, so healthy (but still delicious) choices are one of them. It's nice to see that this is appreciated! We hope to see you soon when you return and to make...More

Reviewed 6 September 2017

We were in a low budget but this place is worth spending some money. They have a variety of fruits and chocolates in every kind and form. Very good coffee also. Good quality and better service.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Montse_depe
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2017

Thank you for this nice review and the lovely words! We are always happy when customers like our products and service. We hope to welcome you again in the future sometimes because our chocolate is missing you ;)

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We started at the terrace, but we got hungry. The restaurant looked quite cozy, that's why we decided to eat here. There was enough choice on the menu. We had the burrata, vegan steak, salmon burger, some truffle fries with parmezan and roasted veggie. The...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Angieee91
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Dear Angie, Thank you for this review! The only thing is that you got the wrong store, we are Metropolitan and the restaurant where u were is Metropolitain. I know, almost the same ;) Maybe we can welcome you in Metropolitan one time and you...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this pastry room and couldn't resist going inside! The fruit is so fresh as well as all their pastries. It is reasonable price and is so delicious. They also do have a very good breakfast deal.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Websteremily
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Thank you for this lovely review! Were glaid that you liked our chocolate-breakfast. Always nice to hear such kind words. We hope to welcome you again in the future.

Reviewed 11 August 2017

The ice cream at Metropolitan was excellent, no complaints, but the place was pretty dirty inside and the staff was bored silly.More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Monica94601
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2017

Thank you for the review. We are sorry to hear that you didn't like the store that much. It can happen when it's really busy that our staff doesn't have the time to clean everything, but that's not how the store normally is fortunatly. We...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Definitely one of the best dessert shops in Amsterdam! I highly recommend this place! This is one place you can not miss! It's a small shop with great delicious desserts! The staff are also very friendly!

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank veekashp
Kees R, Eigenaar at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

thank you we are so happy for this nice comment. hope to see you again.

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Came here as a group of four based on the great reviews on Trip Advisor. It did live up to its name and we all thoroughly enjoyed the ice cream. Just wish the seating arrangements inside were a little better.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank PaulR142014
Metropolitan S, Manager at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you for this nice compliment! We are always glaid when custumors love our products. We are actually planning to make more room for tables and sitting spaces. So hopefully when you come back some day everything will be perfect!

Reviewed 15 July 2017

I tasted two flavours, the chocolate was average but I was really surprised how lemon and basil were a great combination.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank ELSBMZ
Kees R, Eigenaar at Metropolitan, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Thank you for your compliment we will look howe to make the chocolate gelato beter in taste

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Response from Kees R | Property representative |
Hi! We do! We take all creditcards with a chip. Swiping is unfortunately not (yet) working! Thanks and hope to see you soon!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Warmoesstraat 135A | 100 Meter From Dam Squar, 1012 JB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • Location: Europe  >  The Netherlands  >  North Holland Province  >  Amsterdam>  > Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Neighbourhood: Red Light District (De Wallen)
  • Phone Number: +31 20 330 1955
  • E-mail
Description
Metropolitan: chocolate heaven in the heart of Amsterdam Since 2009, our family-owned business offers the best chocolate of the world, exceptional flavours of gelato and fresh Italian coffee. Master pastry chef and chocolatier Kees Raat, writer of the award-winning book ‘Ice Time’, prepares irresistible creations from honest, organic ingredients. Chocolate ‘from bean to bar’, brownies, mud cake, hot chocolate, macarons, praline and merenques. Hard to choose? Indulge in an ice tasting or chocolate tasting (including sniffing of cocoa!). From chocolate breakfast to dessert: open from 9 am – 10 pm.
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